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K-Electric partners with CMEC for developing 700MW coal-fired power project in Pakistan
30 January, 2015
K-Electric (KE) has signed an agreement with China Machinery Engineering (CMEC) for setting up 700MW coal-fired power project in Pakistan....
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Solar energy sector receives funding support from Energy Department in US
Friday, January 30, 2015 US Energy Department has announced over $59m funding for solar energy sector in the country in view of the administrative efforts for doubling renewable power generation by...

Glennmont Partners purchases 40MW biomass energy project in Wales, UK
Thursday, January 29, 2015 Fund manager for renewable energy projects Glennmont Partners has purchased a 40MW biomass power project in the UK for £160m from ECO2 and Western Logs...

VBMS wins contract to assist cabling for Gemini offshore wind project in the Netherlands
Thursday, January 29, 2015 VolkerWessels Boskalis Marine Solutions (VBMS) has won a contract to support installation of export cables at the 600MW Gemini offshore wind farm in the...

Pattern Energy acquires majority share in Green Power Investment in Japan
Thursday, January 29, 2015 Pattern Energy Group, alternatively known as Pattern Development, has purchased majority share in Green Power Investment (GPI), thereby expanding its portfolio with nearly 1GW of wind and...

Gamesa wins deal to deliver 82MW of wind turbines for three Brazilian projects
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Spain-based renewable energy firm Gamesa has won a contract from Força Eólica do Brasil (FEB) to deliver 84MW of turbines for three Brazilian wind projects in Rio Grande do...

GE to build 1,200MW thermal power plant in Ghana
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 General Electric plans to construct a 1,200MW thermal power plant in Ghana in order to ease the country’s power shortage....

Itaú Unibanco raises $400m to finance renewable power projects in Brazil
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Itaú Unibanco, Brazil's largest lender in the private sector, has taken a loan of $400m from the International Finance Corp and a group of commercial banks in order to help finance renewable...

GE to supply 55 turbines for Huaneng Dali Longquan wind project in China
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 GE has been selected by China's Huaneng Corporation for the delivery of 55 units of its 2.75-120 wind turbines for the Huaneng Dali Longquan wind project in the Yunnan province of...

Aggreko extends power supply contract with Ivory Coast
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 Temporary power generation company Aggreko has signed a deal with Ivory Coast to extend its contract for three years, with an option to extent it further two...

Alstom’s Haliade 150-6MW wind turbine gets DNV-GL certification
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 Alstom's offshore wind turbine Haliade 150-6MW, installed on the French Carnet area, has received final certification from DNV-GL....

Siemens to supply three SGT6-5000F gas turbines for simple cycle power plants in Peru
Monday, January 26, 2015 Siemens has secured an order for three SGT6-5000F gas turbines, which will be used in the Nodo Energético del Sur - Planta N° 2 Región Moquegua project in...

Siemens to deliver 21 turbines for 48MW wind project in Kansas, US
Friday, January 23, 2015 Siemens has received a contract from NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV), a subsidiary of New Jersey Resources (NJR), to deliver 21 wind turbines for the 48MW Alexander wind project, which...

Czech’s Temelin nuclear plant expansion may be handled by CEZ subsidiary
Friday, January 23, 2015 Czech Republic is likely to hand over the responsibility of expansion of its nuclear power plants to a subsidiary of state-controlled utility...

EDF may consider stake or sale of French distribution network RTE
Friday, January 23, 2015 Electricite de France (EDF) is exploring options to either sell stake or spinoff part of its French distribution network Reseau de Transport d’Electricite this...

Vestas receives 298MW wind turbine contract in Oklahoma, US
Thursday, January 22, 2015 Wind turbine manufacturer Vestas has received an order from First Reserve to deliver turbines for 298MW Kingfisher wind project in Oklahoma,...

Austria to contest EU over Hinkley C nuclear power station development
Thursday, January 22, 2015 Austria is planning to mount a legal challenge against the European Commission over nuclear policy, which could delay the UK's new Hinkley Point C reactor....

Penn Energy Renewables receives financing for three Canadian solar power projects
Thursday, January 22, 2015 Penn Energy Renewables has received $125m financing for three solar energy projects to be developed in Ontario,...

Cavendish Nuclear to offer support and services for EDF Energy’s nuclear plants in UK
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 UK-based Cavendish Nuclear has signed two agreements with EDF Energy to support the latter's nuclear power stations and their...

Wind power investments to go up to $101bn by 2020, says report
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Investments for wind power generation worldwide will go up to $101bn in 2020, from $70bn limit in 2013, reveals research and consulting firm Global...

Dungeness B nuclear power station receives life extension until 2028
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Dungeness B nuclear power station in the UK, which was supposed to close operations by 2018, will stay active for another ten years until...


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